The occupation code you requested, 17-2081.01 (Water/Wastewater Engineers), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 17-2051.02 (Water/Wastewater Engineers) instead.
Design or oversee projects involving provision of potable water, disposal of wastewater and sewage, or prevention of flood-related damage. Prepare environmental documentation for water resources, regulatory program compliance, data management and analysis, and field work. Perform hydraulic modeling and pipeline design.
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Consulting Engineer, County Engineer, Engineer, Project Development Engineer
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